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Windows Activation yet even more Aggressive

Just as the Uniloc people and I get a handle on how to do polite DRM Microsoft comes out with yet another damaging practise to turn even more people off the idea of enforced copy control.

Microsoft WGA Phones Home Even When Told No

Posted by CmdrTaco on
Wednesday March 07, @11:51AM

from the huge-shocker-here

Aviran writes “When you start WGA setup and get to the
license agreement page but decided NOT to install the highly controversial WGA
component and cancel the installation, the setup program will
send information stored in your registry
and the fact that you choose not to
install WGA back to Microsoft’s servers.”
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